Interested in learning Hebrew? Netta Ben Kish is hosting a class for parents on November 5th from 6:30-8:30 for $25.
Support Kavod by Eating Out – November 12th between 5:30-8:30 Project Pie (pizza) in North Park will donate 20% of their proceeds to Kavod. Project Pie is a small restaurant, this is ideal for take-out playdates!
We are hoping that all parents will participate in our first parent campaign at whatever level you can contribute. ALL donations are valuable and meaningful as it means you are contributing to your child’s success through the success of Kavod. Please consider giving what you can. Checks can be make out to Kavod. Kavod also accepts credit cards at http://kavodelementary.org/donate-today/
Value for the month: Courtesy/Consideration
Toolbox Tool: Please and Thank you Tool
The motto for the please and thank you tool is: I treat others with kindness and appreciation.
Work with your child this month on expressing his/her desire for things and appreciation for things by using polite words.
Activities to promote courtesy/consideration:
– have students create a collage highlighting things that are courteous or show consideration
– write a thank you note for something send someone a get well soon card
– encourage your child to clean up his/her toys when they are done as a way to show courtesy
2nd graders have been busy learning all about frogs and butterflies! Did you know that there are some frogs that completely freeze in the winter and thaw out in the spring? Amazing! They have also finished their first writing unit and had a wonderful publishing party. Congratulations 2nd graders on your beautiful small moment stories!!
First grade published their first books this month. Congratulations to the authors! They’ll be learning all about the Native Americans and the Pilgrims in November. Their class is also requesting baby wipes! 1st grade goes through them very fast!
Spotted Being Respectful Students who are spotted being super respectful at Kavod receive Super Spots. We would like to acknowledge the following students who received Super Spots at Kavod throughout October!
Join us on January 29th at 5:30pm to meet and greet with 6th grade families and to learn about the Kavod middle school program.
See what the middle school will look like, how it incorporates the values important to helping students become successful global citizens, and how Kavod designed the program to align to the International Baccalaureate program.
We will have food to enjoy until 6pm. At 6pm we will begin a presentation about the middle school program followed by a tour.Space for the 6th grade class next year is limited, this class has always had a waitlist so apply today because once the lottery runs you may lose out on this great opportunity for your child: https://kavod.schoolmint.net/
Location: 6991 Balboa Ave San Diego CA 92111
The lottery window for 2019-2020 will close on February 28th. Families can apply via the schoolmint portal.